ETHIK Eco-design hub believes that human and environmental resources are precious in promoting an ethical lifestyle for people who wear their clothes and who make them. They strive for a system that not only produces zero waste, but also enables designers to offer smart solutions through their beautiful creations and consumers to adopt ethical and best practices while supporting global ethical fashion brands & artisans.
In February 2015, they started the process of incorporating the concept of circular economy into their daily practices and became the first eco-center of innovation of circular economy in the fashion and textile industry in Canada.
The circular economy model with a gender approach is based on the principle of reducing the need of use of raw material, reduce the output of waste after the products are used, and increase the job opportunities through the value chain.
ETHIK Eco-design Hub supports an ethical fashion ecosystem that respects the living conditions of men and women and the environment.